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The Hidden Meaning of the Tether's ArenaThe arena. For most of the people this is a place of pure bloodshed. Be it in sanctioned fights, were people slices and stabs each other for the fun of it, be it as a way for the ultimate punishment for the true unruly slaves where they're put to fight to death against the most skilled and well armed patrons or staff to serve as an example for those who are still rebelious.
However, what most slaves don't realizes about the arena is the fact that place, at the very essence of itself, is a sacred temple or at least a safe haven for a slave. But keep the slave safe from what?
Safe from the depravation of this island.
Safe from the most cruel whims of some patrons.
Safe from the destruction of their own dignity.
But before anything else, to participate in the arena fights while at the most superficial view is to please the patrons with gratuitous bloodshed. Is a way to speak to everbody a slave don't accept the reality that was imposed to them.
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